CloudOne, a global provider of cloud hosting based delivery of IBM Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions, headquartered in Indianapolis, IN, has hired James Goldman as Chief Trust and Security Officer effective October 1, 2014. Prior to joining CloudOne, Goldman was Vice President, Marketing Cloud Trust & Business Information Security Officer at global cloud marketing platform ExactTarget.
In his newly created role at CloudOne, Goldman will assume responsibility for defining and managing the information security strategy for the organization, including ensuring that all appropriate technical and administrative information technology resources and data are secure.
“We are grateful to have Jim join our executive team,” said John McDonald, Chief Executive Officer of CloudOne. “His depth of knowledge and extensive experience will ensure CloudOne’s customers have the highest level of protection and their information can be trusted implicitly as we continue to grow our presence as a global leader in cloud-based software development.”
Professor at Purdue University
Prior to joining ExactTarget, James Goldman served as Professor and Head of the Purdue Malware Lab in the Department of Computer & Information Technology at Purdue University where he founded the Network Engineering Technology program. He has over 20 years of experience in network engineering, security, and computer crime investigation.
Goldman is a CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) with advanced training in computer forensics and has served as a Task Force Officer detailed to the FBI Cyber Crime Task Force. He is also an internationally published author with market leading textbooks in data communications and networking.
Started in 2009 with the invention of Virtual Private Clouds for IBM Software, CloudOne is privately owned.